Hesley Wood Scout Activity Centre runs a programme of events throughout the year.

To see whats coming up and how to book please see below.


NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor's Diploma

22-12-18 8:15 am - 23-12-18 4:00 pm

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NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor's Diploma

The standard course for "taster" sessions in air rifle shooting is the NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor's Diploma. This equips candidates to run have-a-go sessions in air rifle shooting and also to take young people for introduction to shooting over a longer period (as in Scouts or other uniformed groups). It is the standard qualification used by members of the British Activity Holiday Association (BAHA) and also written into Scout POR's (operating procedures)


Course Duration

2 days

Saturday 8.30am to 5.00pm

Sunday 8.30am to 4.00pm

Context Air Rifle
Entry Requirements

Candidates will ideally be 21+ years.

Each candidate must complete the NSRA Registration Form, which will be sent to you when you book on to the course.

Topics Covered Law
Range construction
Basic shooting skills
Session plans
Scoring targets and competition
Shooting games
Cost £90
Notes Candidates do not need to be members of the NSRA to take part in this course. Under The Scout Association, Scout groups are covered by Scout Insurance, when the activity is delivered inline with POR.


If you would like to book on to this course, please select  one of the two options below. If you are booking for yourself please book as an individual, if you are booking more than one person on to the course please use the group registration option.


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Freezer Camp 2019

22-02-19 6:00 pm - 24-02-19 3:30 pm

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Freezer Camp 2019

A weekend of fun, challenge and adventure. At Freezer Camp you will be able to experience a wide range of activities. During the weekend why not try out the adrenaline rush, cresta run! or take on the caving experience. What every takes your fancy there will be loads to do . There will also be plenty to entertain you in the evenings as well, including wide games, campfire, disco and cinema. Not forgetting the shop, which will be open all weekend.


pdf Event Programme

pdf  Event Flyer

doc Booking Form

pdf Permission Shoot Form

pdf Health Form

Hesley events rely on the effort of volunteers willing to give a few hours of their time to support. If you would like to take part in this event as a volunteer, please completed the Volunteer Staff Form and let us know what you would like to do.

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